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Czechs hope to defy outsider status

May 15, 2012 6:30:59 pm

Quite a glorious past,for sure. The present Czech Republic? Not so much.

Russia hoping to do better this time

May 15, 2012 6:28:20 pm

Four years later,Russia is built around a nucleus of the same players,is again led by a Dutch coach.

‘Captain K’ eyes record for Greece

May 15, 2012 6:25:52 pm

Only seven minutes into the opening match of the 2004 European Championship,Greece led host Portugal 1-0.

Celtic striker Samaras in squad for Greece

May 15, 2012 6:22:57 pm

Greece will play Armenia and Slovenia in friendly matches this month before taking on Euro 2012 opponents Poland,Russia and the Czech Republic in Group A.

Oezil,Khedira delayed for Germany training camp

May 15, 2012 5:31:05 pm

The German football federation says they will not join the rest of the squad until May 20.

Portugal looks to Ronaldo for success

May 15, 2012 5:25:16 pm

When the captain returned,Portugal racked up a five-game winning streak that put it back in contention.

After WCup final,Dutch want Euro win

May 15, 2012 5:02:01 pm

The Dutch travel to Poland and Ukraine on the merit of yet another sparkling qualifying performance.

Portugal aims for trouble-free Euros

May 15, 2012 4:53:02 pm

The so-called Saltillo Affair is viewed as one of the darkest chapters in Portuguese football history.

Russia includes Fulham’s Pogrebnyak in Euro squad

May 15, 2012 4:45:04 pm

Russia will face Greece,Czech Republic and Poland in Group A,starting from June 8.

Euro 2012: Germany looking for 1st title since ’96

May 15, 2012 3:45:49 pm

"We've been together for five years now and it's always special to play for Germany,'' Podolski said. "We have a super team.''

Euro 2012: Mario Gomez to lead attack for Germans

May 15, 2012 3:36:49 pm

Gomez chased away some demons from the past by returning to Vienna and scoring twice in Germany's 2-1 win over Austria in qualifying for this year's tournament.

Spain bids to defend European title

May 15, 2012 1:35:56 pm

Del Bosque sees World Cup finalist Netherlands and Euro 2008 runner-up Germany as Spain's toughest competition.

Euro 2012: Disarray deflates England expectations

May 15, 2012 1:28:00 pm

"We have to accept that was a disappointing tournament in South Africa,where we'd gone with high hopes,'' Hodgson said.

Hodgson prepares for Rooney-less start

May 15, 2012 1:19:30 pm

Despite reducing his striking options for the first two matches,England coach Roy Hodgson is insistent on including Rooney in his 23-man squad.

Ribery’s poor form a concern for Blanc

May 15, 2012 1:15:56 pm

Blanc had made it clear that he doesn't see Ribery as a leader in the way Zinedine Zidane was.

Euro 2012: France’s hopes rest with Karim Benzema

May 15, 2012 1:06:21 pm

France,which failed to advance from the group stage in its last two tournaments,has traditionally struggled without an inspiration leader.

Sweden coach puts wins ahead of style

May 15, 2012 12:59:02 pm

Sweden coach Erik Hamren wants his team to play an attack-minded,possession-based and eye-pleasing style of football.

Rosicky leads Czech squad at Euro 2012

May 15, 2012 12:52:59 pm

Bilek's top striker,Milan Baros of Galatasaray,has scored 40 international goals but just one in Euro 2012 qualifying.

2012 Euro: England fans to shun ‘dowdy’ Ukraine

May 11, 2012 4:10:37 pm

So,deep is the apprehension of fans that only 3000 of the 9000 tickets for Euro 2012 have been sold.

Don’t count Ukraine out,says Shevchenko

May 4, 2012 5:53:05 pm

He feels even without his inspiration,a young Ukrainian team can spring a surprise.

Cat-turned-dog Benzema finally on a glory path

May 3, 2012 3:20:12 pm

Benzema,who joined Real Madrid from Olympique Lyon in 2009,has matured into a dangerous all-round striker.

Creative duo could hold key for Greece

May 2, 2012 6:18:36 pm

Lacking a goalscorer,Greece rely heavily on goals from midfield.

Greece’s Santos undaunted by ghosts of 2004

May 2, 2012 6:16:03 pm

Greece were unbeaten in qualifying,finishing top of Group F ahead of Slaven Bilic's Croatia.

Confident Russia eager to prove critics wrong

May 2, 2012 6:09:22 pm

Despite a sluggish start to the qualifiers which included a laboured 2-0 win over tiny Andorra and a 1-0 home defeat to Slovakia.

Arshavin hoping to rediscover old form at Euro 2012

May 2, 2012 6:06:39 pm

Russia captain Andrei Arshavin is counting on a good showing at Euro 2012 to revive his sagging club career.

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